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Neena B. Schwartz Memorial Lectureship in Reproductive Science

Jon Levine giving the 2016 NBS lectureFor the past 15 years, the Center for Reproductive Science has celebrated the life and work of our founder, Professor Neena B. Schwarz, with our annual NBS Lecture in Reproductive Science.

On April 15th, 2018, Professor Neena B. Schwartz, The William Deering Professor of Endocrinology Emerita at Northwestern University, passed away peacefully at the age of 91.  We will continue to celebrate her legacy through the Neena B. Schwartz Memorial Lectureship, which will be held in in Fall 2018, more information on this lecture to follow.

Dontations continue to be accepted for this lectureship. To make a donation in Neena's name, checks can be made out to "Northwestern University" with "Neena B. Schwartz Memorial Lectureship" indicated in the notes.

Checks can be mailed to:

Attn: Kelly Thompson

Northwestern University

Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center

303 East Superior St., Lurie 10-121

Chicago, IL 60611


Learn more about Professor Neena B. Schwartz. Please contact us with any questions you may have.

Neena B. Schwartz Photo Album

From Endocine News: "Remembering Neena B. Schwartz PhD: A Lab & Life of Her Making" - By Teresa K. Woodruff, PhD, and Kelly E. mayo, PhD, Northwestern University